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Raman

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How popular is the baby name Raman in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 5 0 5
1970 5 0 5
1972 6 0 6
1973 15 0 15
1976 8 0 8
1977 10 0 10
1979 10 0 10
1980 11 0 11
1981 5 0 5
1982 15 0 15
1983 10 0 10
1984 8 0 8
1985 6 0 6
1986 7 0 7
1987 9 0 9
1988 9 0 9
1989 9 0 9
1990 7 0 7
1991 6 0 6
1992 9 0 9
1993 11 0 11
1995 5 0 5
1996 11 0 11
1997 6 0 6
1999 5 0 5
2000 8 0 8
2001 8 0 8
2002 9 0 9
2004 5 0 5
2005 5 0 5
2007 8 0 8
2008 6 0 6
2009 8 0 8
2010 6 0 6
2011 6 0 6
2013 7 0 7
2014 8 0 8
2015 8 0 8

Want to know about the popularity of the Raman baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 300 babies born with the name Raman in the United States. That's more than enough Ramans to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Raman" was in 1973 with a total of 15 babies.

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Raman" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 15 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Raman popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Raman" mean? The list below shows the origins of Raman as well as things modernly associated with the name Raman such as celebrities named Raman.

Origin and Meaning of Raman

The name "Raman" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Merriment, amour". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Raman

Raman Scattering
Raman Spectroscopy
Raman Lamba
Raman Microscope
Raman Santra
Raman Sundrum
Raman Singh

Alternative Meanings

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

A is for activities, for you have many.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Namar". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nmraa". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Raman born May 15, 1982

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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